For emergency services outside of working hours, please contact the Duty Officer.
If you are calling from a phone in Slovakia, dial 0903-703-666. If calling from the U.S. or a U.S. phone, dial 011-421-903-703-666. If calling from other countries or certain Slovak phones, use +421-903-703-666 or 00-421-903-703-666.
(Alternatively, call the Main Switchboard at 02-5443-0861 from phones in Slovakia, +421-2-5443-0861, 00-421-2-5443-0861 or 011-421-2-5443-0861 from elsewhere, press “0” to speak to the U.S. Marine on duty, and ask to be connected to the Duty Officer.)
Examples of genuine emergencies include, but are not limited to: robbery, death, serious injury, health crisis, destitution, or arrest of an American Citizen in Slovakia.
This telephone number is NOT for visa inquiries. More information on visas: Visa Information.
Normal business hours are Monday - Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM except U.S. and Slovak official holidays. During these hours, please call the Consular Section instead of the duty phone if there is an emergency affecting a U.S. citizen, at: 02-5443-0861 from phones in Slovakia, +421-2-5443-0861, 00-421-2-5443-0861 or 011-421-2-5443-0861 from elsewhere and ask for the American Citizen Services section.
Routine consular services (non-emergency passport, notarial, passport pages, etc.) are provided to the general public by appointment.
You can find information on emergency and non-emergency services using the links to the left.